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Historian believes ‘Padmaavat’ distorts Alauddin Khijli’s character

News Desk | Historian claims it is the character of Muslim conqueror Alauddin Khilji that has been tainted and not of Queen Padmini (Padmavati) in...

India’s top court acquits Bollywood director of rape

AFP | India's top court on Friday upheld the acquittal of a Bollywood director accused of raping an American research scholar in a case that...

Fueling religious fires

Ikram Sehgal | The Indian War of Independence (or the 1857 Indian Mutiny as the British call it) did not start as a "War of...

25th anniversary of Babri Mosque demolition still shapes Indian politics

News Analysis | 6th December 2017 marked the 25th anniversary of the demolition of Babri Mosque in India. The quarter century old event was a...

US analyst castes mystery on 2008 Mumbai attacks

News Analysis | An American academic, political commentator and scholar has asserted that the 2008 Mumbai attacks were a false flag by the Indian government....

Musharraf professes newfound love for “LET”

News Analysis | Former President General Pervez Musharraf has said that he is the greatest supporter of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LET). While giving a television interview...

Will India grant political asylum to Brahumdagh Bugti?

News Analysis | Leader of the proscribed Baloch Republican Party (BRP), Brahumdagh Bugti was dealt a severe blow when the Swiss government rejected his request...

Is India eyeing to become a new power in Asia Pacific?

M K Bhadrakumar | Static diplomacy, like stale fish, stinks. Therefore, it is gratifying to see the delightful vagueness of the formulation in Prime Minister...

Cow Vigilantes terrorize India: Beheading of victim represents brutal new wave

News Analysis | A Muslim man was shot dead by alleged cow vigilantes, and his body was thrown onto railway tracks in Rajasthan’s Alwar on...

Trump administration & regional strategy for South East Asia!

M K Bhadrakumar | On the eve of the ASEAN summits in the Philippines, diplomats from the United States, Japan, Australia, and India met in...

Humanity first: Pakistan offers to allow Jadhav’s wife to see him!

News Analysis | On Wednesday Pakistan offered India permission to allow self-confessed spy, Kulbushan Jadhav, to meet his wife while he awaits his decision on...

Why ‘Padmavati’ is facing opposition from Rajput Community?

News Desk | ‘Padmavati' is facing an internal backlash in India from the Rajputana community. The members of the community have warned of burning cinema...

US is not against CPEC: An Indian view?

M K Bhadrakumar | The statement made by the US Defence Secretary James Mattis at the US Senate Armed Services Committee last week in Washington...

The US-Sino Great Game: Washington embraces Indian position on CPEC

News Analysis l US Secretary of Defense, General James Mattis has said that China's One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative is untenable because it passes...

Its official: Karachi is the world’s worst city to drive in

News Analysis | Once the city of lights; now one of the world’s most stressful cities to live in. This is how one can summarize...

Amitabh Bachchan shares a ‘Pink’ team photo and irony falls flat...

News Analysis | Amitabh Bachchan wrote an open letter to his granddaughters last year about ‘women rights’ and ‘feminism’. After his role in the film...

Afghanistan: Growing regional consensus between Russia, China, Iran & Pakistan..?

M K Bhadrakumar | A public remark of great significance that the visiting Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani made while in Delhi this week appeared in...

Priyanka Chopra is on the wish list of ‘The Chainsmokers’

News Desk | American DJ duo Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall, popularly known as The Chainsmokers, in their recent visit to India, have wished to...

BRICS potentially strengthens Trumps’ hand in tackling Pakistani support of militants

James M. Dorsey | Pakistan, already furious and reeling from US President Donald J. Trump’s threat to sanction it for supporting militants, has been dealt...

Can BRICS help India and China mend ties?

News analysis | After the amicable resolution of a border standoff, India and China will face-off at the BRICS Summit next week in eastern China....

Eid-ul-Adha 2017: Glimpses from around the world

Eid-ul-Adha, or the Festival of Sacrifice, is the second most revered festival in the Muslim world, which is celebrated to mark the end of...

Delhi, Kabul hail Trump’s new South Asia policy

News Analysis | Afghanistan and India have welcomed the path laid by the US for fighting the simmering war in Afghanistan. US President Trump's speech...

India’s Supreme Court denies abortion for 10 year old girl

Last Friday, the Supreme Court of India refused to allow an abortion for a 10-year-old girl who is at least 28 weeks’ pregnant. The...

Modi revisits Iran ties

M K Bhadrakumar | The decision by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to depute the minister of transport Nitin Gadkari to represent India at the inaugural...

Doklam is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma

M K Bhadrakumar | My good friend from old times, Saeed Naqvi has written a blog on India’s Doklam standoff with China where he discloses,...

Not in my name protests: evolution in the anti-Hindutva struggle

Jawad Falak | On June 22, with Rs 1,500 in his pocket, Junaid Khan, the fifth of Saira and Jalaluddin’s seven children, left home in...

Imran Khan’s life of lies & cheats exposed finally: GVS Special...

A GVS Special team working and coordinating with its reporters and sources in London, Sydney and New Delhi has found out unbelievably gory and...

Come and Celebrate Eid in Delhi!

Saurav Jha | It’s that time of the year again! It's Eid time in Delhi and across the globe, with the celebration being done depending...

Weapons for India; warnings for Pakistan: Trumps South Asia policy

News Analysis | The Trump administration has approved the sale of unarmed surveillance drones to India, the manufacturer of the drones said Friday, as the...

NSG membership: Will Russia “convince” China to vote in India’s favor?

M. K. Bhadrakumar | The External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj seldom if ever would say a bloomer. Therefore, her remark on June 6 seems odd,...

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